Cut Paper Illustration

Each of these pieces was created by stacking hand-cut layers of paper.

For me, papercutting is like an exquisite cross between drawing and sculpture. Imagine drawing out a luscious line of ink and then being able to reach into the paper to pick it up. That’s what cut paper feels like to me. It’s a drawing come to life in the third dimension.

 

The different layers work together. Here, let me show you!